“Flagpole Sitta” by Harvey Danger

“Hear the voices in my head. I swear to God it sounds like they’re snoring. But if you’re bored then you’re boring. The agony and the irony, they’re killing me, whoa.”

I had visions, I was in them
I was looking into the mirror
To see a little bit clearer
The rottenness and evil in me

And when I feel a bit naughty
I run it up the flagpole and see
Who salutes, but no one ever does

Put me in the hospital for nerves
And then they had to commit me
You told them all I was crazy
They cut off my legs now I’m an amputee, goddamn you

I wanna publish ‘zines
And rage against machines

The trivial sublime
I’d like to turn off time
And kill my mind
You kill my mind
Mind

Hear the voices in my head
I swear to God it sounds like they’re snoring

The agony and the irony, they’re killing me, whoa

And I’m so hot

And it’s a sin to live so well


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